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    Summary of medicinal products advertising in 2013

    02.06.2014
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    In accordance with § 83 subsection 6 of the Estonian Medicinal Product Act, by February 1 each year a holder of a marketing authorization in respect of a medicinal product shall submit the State Agency of Medicines (Ravimiamet) a report concerning promotional activities and financial support awarded to doctors for participation in medical events during the previous year.

    Advertising activities of OTC medicinal products in 2013:
    - 72 presentations of medicinal products or other scientific events were organised or initiated by the marketing authorisation holders in Estonia
    - 9 895 OTC medicines samples in total were distributed in Estonia

    Advertising activities of prescription medicinal products in 2013:
    - 1 097 presentations of medicinal products or other scientific events were organised or initiated by the marketing authorisation holders in Estonia
    - 21 964 prescription medicines samples in total were distributed in Estonia

    Provision of support to events and individuals in 2013:
    - Provision of support to organisations for medical or pharmaceutical events was 624 393 euros
    - Provision of support to individuals for participation in medical or pharmaceutical events was 1 448 844 euros

    More information about advertising activities can be found here.

    Further information about medicinal products advertising is available upon request from info@ravimiamet.ee.